- Schedule of Classes - November 19, 2017 7:14PM EST
- Course Catalog - November 19, 2017 7:15PM EST
Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2017-2018.
This course will examine the neural and molecular mechanisms of decision making across a variety of animal species and humans. The course involves the critical reading and discussion of classic and contemporary papers in this subject. Topics will include the neural mechanisms of motivation, attention, working memory, risk taking and neuroeconomics.
When Offered Spring.
Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: BIONB 2220.
- Investigate the molecular and neural mechanism regulating decision making in the nervous system.
- Critically read and comprehend primary literature.
- Understand general concepts of how the nervous system works and to discuss these concepts verbally.
- Learn how to design experiments to test scientific hypothesis.
Credits and Grading Basis
3 Credits Graded(Letter grades only)
Class Number & Section Details
- TRCorson-Mudd A305
Prerequisite: BIONB 2220 and permission of instructor.
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